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Online Tools & Learning Resources

Please note that on Monday, July 26, online resources will be temporarily unavailable outside of the library due to a system upgrade.

Not sure which resource to use?  Call the reference desk at 603-757-1855 with questions!

  • Ancestry Library Edition - Census data, birth, marriage & death records, immigration records, military records, and family history records. Normally this resource is only available from internet stations in the library but access is temporarily available from computers outside of the library at this link.
  • AtoZ World Food  Explore world food cultures, and try out recipes from over 170 countries!
     
  • AtoZ World Travel  A comprehensive travel resource with information about points of interest, security, transportation, food and recipes, culture, language, and more. With 202 World City Travel Guides.
     
  • BrainfuseHelpNow is a unique tutoring and studying suite designed to assist patrons of all ages. HelpNow offers online homework help, writing lab assistance, test prep, video lessons, and study tools. Live coaches are available from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. every day.
  • Brainfuse JobNow offers career and job assistance. Brainfuse Job Coaches can help with every step of the job search process including job searching, resumes, interviews, and more. Unemployment benefits coaches help workers determine unemployment eligibility benefits using state and federal guidelines. Live coaches are available from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. every day.
  • eReading, Listening, and Watching: Digital Collections for people of all ages.
     
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library - "a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7." Includes sources in medicine, law, environment, business, history, literature, science, and more.
     
  • Heritage Quest Online - This is a temporary resource. Please call the library at 603-352-0157 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, or 10-1 on Saturdays, and ask for the Heritage Quest username and password then Log in here.
  • NoveList Plus - Now includes non-fiction! Find books or authors similar to ones you like or learn more about a favorite author. Search for books for children, teens & adults. For NoveList help, visit the NoveList Support Center.
  • Reference Shelf - a collection of ebooks on history, health, and careers from Salem Press
  • Universal Class - Offers over 500 free online non-credit Continuing Education Courses. These courses are led by expert instructors and are provided for your personal enrichment. Business, Career Training, Cooking, Real Estate, Crafts and Hobbies, and Psychology are a few of the subjects covered by these courses. You can sign up for five courses at a time and take up to six months to finish a course. A Keene Public Library card and an email address are required to register for a class.
     
  • Value Line Investment - Research stocks, mutual funds, industries, and other investing topics.
     
  • Wowbrary - Sign up with Wowbrary to get email or RSS feeds letting you know about the newest books, DVDs, and CDs available at Keene Public Library, or visit our Wowbrary page for the weekly list.

 

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